Alzheimer's Foundation of America

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press releases

18th of September 2023

It’s Healthy Aging Month: Follow These 10 Steps to Be Proactive About Your Brain Health

Lifestyle choices are integral to healthy aging & reducing dementia risk (September 14, 2023)— As part of Healthy Aging Month this September, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is offering ten steps […]

6th of July 2023

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Statement on FDA Granting Traditional Approval of New Alzheimer’s Medication

(July 6, 2023)- “Today, we are encouraged that the FDA’s traditional approval of lecanemab will make a positive difference in the lives of individuals and families affected by Alzheimer’s disease. […]

28th of June 2023

Creating a Dementia-Friendly 4th of July: The “Dos and Don’ts” 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Offers Tips to Families Caring for a Loved One with Dementia this Independence Day  (June 28, 2023)— Fireworks, parades, and backyard gatherings are all Independence Day […]

27th of June 2023

Heat Safety Tips for Families Affected by Dementia

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Offers Information to Help Family Caregivers Keep Their Loved Ones Safe During Dangerous Heat Wave (June 27, 2023) –  With heat indexes well over 100 degrees […]

9th of May 2023

5 Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day With Someone Who Has Dementia

With Women Accounting for Two-Thirds of All Individuals Living with Alzheimer’s Disease, Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Offers Tips for Families Affected by Dementia Mother’s Day is May 14, and with […]

4th of May 2023

Identifying and Addressing Caregiver Depression

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Provides Tips to Help Alzheimer’s Family Caregivers, Who Face Higher Risk of Depression As part of Mental Health Awareness Month, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) […]

4th of April 2023

Six Steps to Reduce Caregiver Stress During National Stress Awareness Month in April

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Informing Family Caregivers About Importance of Stress Management, Tips to Help (March 31, 2023)— Stress doesn’t just affect your mood—it can have long-term health impacts as […]

17th of February 2023

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Statement on Bruce Willis’ Diagnosis of Frontotemporal Dementia

February, 17, 2023 —“We are sending our prayers and support to Bruce Willis and his family on the announcement of his diagnosis of frontotemporal dementia (FTD). We are also grateful […]

16th of February 2023

North Andover Musician Holding 12th Annual Alzheimer’s Benefit Concert in Honor of Her Grandfather

“A Night on the Edge!” – March 18 – Will Raise Funds for Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s Programs, Services, Research to Help Families Impacted by Alzheimer’s Disease (February 16, 2023)—On […]

8th of February 2023

The 4 Rs: Tips to Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a Loved One Living with Dementia

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Encourages Families to Follow the Four Rs this Valentine’s Day, February 14th. (February 7, 2023)—Valentine’s Day can bring unique challenges to relationships where someone has dementia […]